Experts the world over have been impressed by Atomic's 2012-13 ski collection: Atomic skis have received a total of 36 awards from US print and online media, while European publications have given the product range no fewer than 45 awards.
Spectacular reviews for new Freeski and All Mountain skis
The Automatic, the freeride superweapon co-developed by Sage Cattabriga-Alosa and Dana Flahr, has received seven awards – including a Gold Medal from SKI Magazine. The Ritual from the Vantage series, another highlight of the current Atomic collection, also picked up multiple awards. This supremely versatile all-mountain ski was Freeskier Magazine's "Editor's Pick" and received a further six awards. The rest of the Vantage series also received high praise in the form of 13 awards.
Doubledeck and Bent Chetler: a master class in excellence
The new Redster Doubledeck GS is a lesson in how to make a technically revolutionary product even better. The new product generation has received four awards from SkiMAGAZIN – including five stars and the VIP award. In the powder segment, much praise was heaped on the new Bent Chetler: Powder Magazine declared Chris Benchetler's pro model the "#1 Draft Pick" of the season.
A winner on all terrains: Atomic's women's skis
Atomic's women's skis picked up multiple awards in every category. The piste segment was dominated by the Cloud models, with the Cloud D2 73 receiving three awards. The Affinity Storm all mountain premium model collected seven awards, including the coveted "Tester's Choice 2013" from Skiing Magazine. The all mountain twin Elysian received two awards. The experts also expressed nothing but admiration for the powder skis: the Millennium and Century models received a total of seven awards.
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